Encyclopedia of Social Network Analysis and Mining

2018 Edition
| Editors: Reda Alhajj, Jon Rokne

Friends Recommendations in Dynamic Social Networks

  • Vinti Agarwal
  • K. K. Bharadwaj
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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4939-7131-2_384

Each friend represents a world in us,

a world possibly not born until they arrive,

and it is only by this meeting

that a world is born

– Anais Nin (1903–1997)

Synonyms

Glossary

CF

Collaborative filtering

Friends’ Recommendation

Is a process on web-based social networks to help people make new friends and expand their networks by considering both existing social connections and their similar interests

FRS

Friend recommender system

Homophily

Dictates that the two persons who share more attributes are more likely to be linked than those who share fewer ones

Personalized Techniques

Are used to effectively deal with large information available on web so as to direct users towards items that best meet their needs and preferences

Signed Links

Are the representations of the favored or antagonistic behavior that a user has towards other....

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Data Mining, Artificial Intelligence, Information ScienceSchool of Computer and Systems Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru UniversityNew DelhiIndia

Section editors and affiliations

  • Tansel Ozyer
    • 1
  • Ozgur Ulusoy
    • 2
  1. 1.TOBB Economics and Technology UniversityAnkaraTurkey
  2. 2.Bilkent UniversityAnkaraTurkey